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People Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed
Author: 0 Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killed

Ranariddh's sports utility vehicle was hit head on by a taxi driving in the opposite direction, said Chuon Narin, police chief of the province of Preah Sihanouk. Hun Sen, the prime minister who has been in power for 33 years, has crushed dissent leading up to the election, ensuring an expected resounding victory for his ruling Cambodian People's Party.

People North Korea's Kim visiting China on June 19-20 - state media
Author: 0 North Korea's Kim visiting China on June 19-20 - state media

Earlier this year, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un seemed to have accepted that joint exercises-which take place several times a year-would continue. Korea talks with the intention of reducing the influence and the threat of the USA military on the Korean Peninsula . However, experts say that comparing military strength by number of armaments and soldiers alone doesn't account for the enormous qualitative difference between weapons, with South Korea supplied with state-of-the-art ...

People French troops fighting Houthis in Yemen alongside UAE forces, Le Figaro claims
Author: 0 French troops fighting Houthis in Yemen alongside UAE forces, Le Figaro claims

Stephen Anderson of WFP told The Associated Press Saturday that the United Nations agency is appealing "to maintain the free flow of food and fuel and both commercial and humanitarian for the people who need it most". UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said the battle over Hodeida is essential to break a stalemate in the war, which otherwise could drag on for years.

People North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting China: Chinese state media
Author: 0 North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting China: Chinese state media

The U.S. and South Korea regularly have held major joint exercises with South Korea. Trump's decision was confirmed on Monday by Dana White, a spokesman for the Defense Department. The first major exercise to be affected would be Ulchi Freedom Guardian, the annual exercise mostly focused on computerized simulations rather than live-fire field exercises.

People Murder victim named as Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon
Author: 0 Murder victim named as Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon

Eurydice Dixon was found at a Melbourne football field in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The 22-year-old, who was allegedly raped and murdered, had sent a text to her boyfriend before her death, reading: 'I'm home nearly safe'. His father Jason Todd told Fairfax his family were in shock and offered Ms Dixon's family "our deepest condolences". "We'll never change a thing until we do".

Author: 0 German minister hints at compromise

Merkel is locked in a standoff with her interior minister, Horst Seehofer , over his demand for some asylum-seekers to be turned back at the border. Merkel opposed the move, arguing that Germany should work with other European Union countries to find a common solution to the problem.

People One dead, three injured after white van hits festival goers at Pinkpop
Author: 0 One dead, three injured after white van hits festival goers at Pinkpop

Other media reports described the vehicle as a small white bus. While the driver was later arrested after a search, police have explained that a "technical investigation into the exact circumstances of the collision" is now underway, meaning that it is not yet clear whether the incident was accidental or intentional.

Author: 0 Texas deputy charged with sexual assault of undocumented immigrant's child

Salazar described the case involving one of the department's own deputies as "heartbreaking, disturbing, disgusting, and infuriating all at the same time". Salazar urged anyone with more information to come forward to authorities. He reported on Sunday that the agency is filling out paperwork to give the mother protective status pending the case's outcome, but declined to comment on the residence status of the child.

People Trump says Germans 'turning against their leaders' over immigration
Author: 0 Trump says Germans 'turning against their leaders' over immigration

And in other tweets , Trump pointed to gangs coming into the country illegally and to struggles with migration in Germany , writing: "We don't want what is happening with immigration in Europe to happen with us!" "Not on my watch". Gidley argued Monday on "Fox & Friends" that the law in place calls for the parents to be deported but the child to stay in a border shelter. She compared it to the internment of Japanese-Americans during the second world war, which she called "one of the ...

Author: 0 DHS Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen denies family separation policy exists, blames media

The letter cited reports of mothers being separated from young children and infants, and asked whether any steps have been taken to make the process "less traumatic". "Any Immigration Bill MUST HAVE full funding for the Wall, end Catch & Release, Visa Lottery and Chain, and go to Merit Based Immigration". "The Department's lack of transparency under Secretary Nielsen's leadership combined with her record of misleading statements including yesterday's denial that the Administration even ...

People Border Patrol investigating video of BP vehicle allegedly hitting man
Author: 0 Border Patrol investigating video of BP vehicle allegedly hitting man

Paulo Remes , a resident of the Tohono O'odham Nation, told the Arizona Daily Star he ran onto the dirt road because he knew the agent would hit him. "I'm doing all right, I'm just a little sore, really", Remes said Friday. The video shows Remes, who is holding the camera, walking into the middle of the road in the Tohono O'odham Nation where he stands for a few seconds before the white Chevy comes straight at him, knocking him to the ground.

People TopStory - 17 dead in Venezuela club stampede
Author: 0 TopStory - 17 dead in Venezuela club stampede

Noris Villanueva, an autopsy assistant at the local Perez Carreno Hospital, said eight people suffocated to death from the gas. He also said seven people were arrested, including the owner of the club and the person who is believed to have launched the explosive device.

People USA denies reports that it bombed military positions in Syria
Author: 0 USA denies reports that it bombed military positions in Syria

Details on the strike were still scant, but U.S. officials say no airstrikes took place by any coalition members in the area. Syrian state media had reported on Sunday that the USA -led coalition bombed one of the regime's military positions in al-Harra, resulting in injuries and fatalities, according to Reuters .

People President Trump Orders Creation of 'Space Force'
Author: 0 President Trump Orders Creation of 'Space Force'

The new branch of America's mililtary services will be "separate but equal" with the Air Force , Trump said. President Donald Trump has officially ordered the Pentagon and the Department of Defense to create a new, sixth branch of the us military that will be known as the "Space Force".

People United States and China Officially in a Trade War over
Author: 0 United States and China Officially in a Trade War over "Unfair Trade Practices"

China on Friday swiftly retaliated by imposing "equal" tariffs on USA products following a decision by Donald Trump to slap duties on $50 billion of Chinese products. "Given the frequent flip-flopping of the Donald Trump administration , it is still too early to conclude that a trade war will start", it said. "These tariffs are essential to preventing further unfair transfers of American technology and intellectual property to China, which will protect American jobs", Trump ...

People Difficult Merkel allies mull next move in German migrant row
Author: 0 Difficult Merkel allies mull next move in German migrant row

Should the CSU and Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) fail to resolve their differences, there is talk that their 70-year-old conservative alliance could fall apart. The AfD's anti-migrant policy is becoming increasingly popular in Germany as several high-profile murders by new arrivals have alarmed voters. They include a deadly 2016 Christmas market attack by a failed Tunisian asylum seeker and the rape-murder in May of a teenage girl, allegedly by an Iraqi.

People Trump says he won't sign moderate compromise bill on immigration
Author: 0 Trump says he won't sign moderate compromise bill on immigration

On Thursday, US President Donald Trump was in favour of signing a new immigration bill , the White House said. "I have to have that". Michael McCaul touted a conservative immigration bill Sunday ahead of Congress's vote this week on legislation that would shield children brought to the country illegally from deportation.

People US Attorney-General quotes the Bible in defence of separating families
Author: 0 US Attorney-General quotes the Bible in defence of separating families

Speaking Thursday in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Sessions said crossing the border illegally is a crime and the government shouldn't be vilified for enforcing laws. Jackson says that in the past "the government tolerated lynching just like they tolerated slavery". Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., o or "something more moderate", and asked whether he'd sign "either one".

People England skipper Kane to challenge Cristiano Ronaldo for World Cup golden boot
Author: 0 England skipper Kane to challenge Cristiano Ronaldo for World Cup golden boot

And he revealed his players were energised after gathering to watch the spectacular 3-3 draw between Spain and Portugal that has been the early highlight of this World Cup . Since Roy Hodgson's exit following an abject elimination by Iceland in Euro 2016 and then Sam Allardyce's controversial departure, Southgate has been put in charge.

Author: 0 Magnitude 6.1 natural disaster hits Osaka; no tsunami warning issued

Initially it was reported that the quake was of a 5.3 magnitude. Although its magnitude was relatively small, the quake is believed to have led to high-intensity tremors because of the shallow epicentre. Students sit on a playground after they were evacuated from school building after an natural disaster at Ikeda elementary school in Ikeda, Osaka prefecture, western Japan, Monday.

People Justice report provides ammo for both Trump and his critics
Author: 0 Justice report provides ammo for both Trump and his critics

The Justice Department's long-awaited report found Comey was "insubordinate" in his handling of the Clinton email probe, but no evidence of political bias in deciding not to prosecute the former secretary of state and 2016 Democratic Party presidential candidate for mishandling official email.

Author: 0 Melania Trump 'hates' to see children separated from families at U.S. border

After Pope Francis tweeted "Woe to anyone who stifles [children's] joyful impulse to hope", Steve Bannon responds: "The Pope - more than anyone else - has driven the migrant crisis in Europe. Her eyes swollen, she cried when she asked a paralegal what she most wanted to know: When could she see her son again? Bannon also predicted that Republicans would lose seats in the November elections if they passed a compromise bill that would allow a pathway to citizenship for undocumented ...

People Two dead after strong quake shakes Japan's Osaka
Author: 0 Two dead after strong quake shakes Japan's Osaka

A magnitude 6.1 natural disaster shook Osaka today killing three people, halting factory lines in a key industrial area and bursting water mains, government officials and broadcaster NHK said. The government confirmed two of the deaths. The initial strength of the quake was measured at 5.9. Some 170,000 homes suffered temporary power outages, which were resolved within hours after the quake, according to Kansai Electric co.

People Italy won't ratify EU-Canada trade deal: agriculture minister
Author: 0 Italy won't ratify EU-Canada trade deal: agriculture minister

Of the 28 European Union countries, Italy has the most food products with PDO and PGI labels, including Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and Prosciutto di Parma ham. The European Commission said it was working closely with EU members to ensure that the trade accord was mutually beneficial. Not surprisingly, 81% of Canadians said they feel Trump is acting "erratically" and "damaging trust between allies."Two thirds of Canadians feel that the latest escalations between the two countries will lead ...

People Strong Quake Rattles Japan's Osaka, Causes No Major Damage
Author: 0 Strong Quake Rattles Japan's Osaka, Causes No Major Damage

At least three people were killed - a 9-year-old girl and two men in their 80s - and more than 90 other people were hurt after a strong quake rattled the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, officials said. Japan Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters at a hastily convened press conference that there were no immediate reports of heavy damage, and that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had ordered relevant ministries to gather information on the quake.

People Eurydice Dixon murder: women already 'take responsibility' for their safety
Author: 0 Eurydice Dixon murder: women already 'take responsibility' for their safety

Wilkinson slammed police and society in general for the blame-game that continues to put the onus of responsibility on to women. Dixon posted a Facebook message just before she was attacked. It was a good thing that 24 blokes on each side played this morning and we could come over and pay our respects. They also said they would dramatically increase police presence in the park, so they weren't saying the only way to prevent these crimes is for women to be more careful.

People At least 5 dead after SUV carrying illegal immigrants crashes, sheriff says
Author: 0 At least 5 dead after SUV carrying illegal immigrants crashes, sheriff says

The crash happened on Highway 85 in Big Wells, a tiny city in Dimmit County about 100 miles southwest of San Antonio. During a press conference, Boy said 14 people were in the vehicle, including the driver and passenger. The other 12 passengers were undocumented immigrants, Boyd said. All of the people killed were immigrants. "I think we need a wall, in my opinion", he said, voicing support for President Donald Trump's proposal to construct a border wall with Mexico .

People Rudy Giuliani Renews Calls for Justice Department to Investigate Russia Probe
Author: 0 Rudy Giuliani Renews Calls for Justice Department to Investigate Russia Probe

When asked if and when Mr. Trump would sit down with Mueller's team of investigators for an interview , Giuliani said he advised against it, but said his client is intent on providing his version of events. Susan Collins , R-Maine, said Sunday on CBS's "Face the Nation ". "It's crying out for someone to investigate the investigators", Giuliani said. Yesterday, however, as The Hill noted, Giuliani contradicted President Trump, saying the IG report does not exonerate him, although it ...

Author: 0 Strong quake hits Osaka in western Japan

An natural disaster measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit a central part of Japan including Gunma, Ibaraki, Tochigi and Saitama prefectures at around 3:27 p.m. It toppled book shelves in homes and scattered goods on the floor of convenience stores and other shops. The operation of bullet trains running through the prefecture was suspended following the quake but service was resumed shortly afterward after no safety problems were detected.